Administrative Intern, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Location
North Carolina, United States
Posted
11 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2018
Ref
401485262
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PAS Adm - Duke Entrepreneurship

Job Description

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative at Duke is designed to enable the entire Duke community – students, staff, faculty, alumni, and parents – to translate ideas into actions in a way that impact the lives of real people. Additional details can be found at the Duke I&E website (entrepreneurship.duke.edu).

The Administrative Intern will assist the Student & Alumni Affairs Team in the planning and execution of immersive learning programs focusing on entrepreneurship, such as the Program for Entrepreneurs, Melissa & Doug Entrepreneurs Program and Duke Startup Challenge, to build skills in effective event and program management and learn more about the entrepreneurial process. Ideal candidate will be a recent college graduate, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, creativity, and a close attention to detail. Familiarity and/or aninterest in innovation and entrepreneurship is desirable. Must be willing to work night and weekend hours as needed and may be required to travel.

Work Performed

  • Assist the Student & Alumni Affairs team in the planning and execution of program events, such as I&E Community Night, Melissa & Doug Demo Day, HackDuke, and Duke Startup Challenge Grand Finale (55%)
  • Assist the Student & Alumni Affairs team in the preparation and creation programmatic materials (20%)
  • Assist the Student & Alumni Affairs team in the coordination of program promotions in partnership with the I&E Communications team (20%)
  • Assist the Student & Alumni Affairs team with other related duties as assigned (5%)

Requisition Number 401485262
Location Durham
Duke Entity UNIVERSITY
Job Code 383 ADMINISTRATIVE INTERN
Job Family Level 00
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-exempt
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires communications, analytical and organizational skillsgenerally acquired through completion of a bachelor's degree program.

Experience

None required beyond education.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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